We have had to change the way that some of our service operates to meet the guidelines set out by the government in response to the Coronavirus pandemic.

Ceremonies at Torbay's Registrar's Offices
Location Day Time Fee

Torbay Register Office, Paignton Library (2 guests only)

Wednesday Up to 12:30 £46

The Ceremony Room, Cockington Court (seating for 12 guests)

Thursday All day £113

The Ceremony Room, Cockington Court (seating for 12 guests)

Friday All day £155

The Ceremony Room, Cockington Court (seating for 12 guests)

Friday and Saturday Up to 12:30 £155
Attendance of Registrar at a marriage or civil partnership ceremony
Location Day Time Fee

Cary Room or Hayloft at Cockington Court

Monday to Saturday Up to 6pm £348

Cary Room or Hayloft at Cockington Court

Monday to Saturday 6pm to 8pm £434

Cary Room or Hayloft at Cockington Court

Monday to Saturday After 8pm £494

Cary Room or Hayloft at Cockington Court

Sunday or Bank Holiday Any time £499

At an approved venue in Torbay

Monday to Friday Up to 6pm £490

At an approved venue in Torbay

Monday to Friday 6pm to 8pm £517

At an approved venue in Torbay

Monday to Friday After 8pm £577

At an approved venue in Torbay

Saturday Up to 6pm £517

At an approved venue in Torbay

Saturday After 6pm £577

At an approved venue in Torbay

Sunday or Bank holiday Any time £583

At a registered building

£86

Please note these fees do not include the venue costs.

Giving Notice
Type Fee
Giving a notice of intent to marry or form a civil partnership (each partner) £35
Foreign divorce - locally approved Additional £50 per divorce
Foreign divorce - referred to the General Register Office for clearance Additional £75 per divorce
If you or your partner is from outside the EU, EEA or Switzerland, and you don’t have: evidence of settled or permanent resident status, such as a biometric residence card, a marriage or civil partnership visa, exemption from immigration control £47

Talk through your booked ceremony

If you would like to meet with a Registrar to discuss your ceremony arrangements there will be a £25 fee. This can also be done via email at no charge.